February 2020

HCPA staff reorganizes through promotions, new roles & new hires

The Household & Commercial Products Association (HCPA) has reorganized its staff to better position the HCPA to address changes in the household and commercial products industry and more effectively serve its membership. The changes include:

  • Steve Bennett has been promoted to Senior VP of Scientific & Regulatory Affairs
  • Nicholas Georges has been promoted from Senior Director to VP of Scientific & International Affairs
  • Cassy LaRussa has been promoted from VP of Meetings & Conferences to Senior VP of Meetings & Strategic Development, a newly created role
  • Ryan Nau has been promoted from Senior Director of Communications & Marketing to VP of Marketing & Member Engagement, a newly created role
  • Allyson Azar has been promoted from Manager to Director of Government Relations & Public Policy for the West Region
  • Alexandra Hayes has been promoted from Manager to Directorof Communications & Public Affairs for HCPA, and Director of Communications & Program Development for the Alliance for Consumer Education (ACE [HCPA’s foundation])
  • Hannah Alleman has been promoted from Senior Project Manager of Ignite Solutions to Executive Director
  • Ignite Solutions appointed Julia Brotton as a Project Manager

In addition, the HCPA announced Beth Ludwick, VP of Communications, received her Certified Association Executive (CAE) credential, awarded by the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE).

Cassy LaRussa

Nicholas Georges

Ryan Nau

Allyson Azar

Steve Bennett

Alexandra Hayes

Hannah Alleman

Beth Ludwick